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Dorianne Laux reads from her 2000 book Smoke at this 2001 Midwest Poets Series reading. She is the author of five collections of poetry as varied in content and tone as the jobs she's held as sanatorium cook, maid, and gas station manager.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads her poem "Famous" that was recently turned into picture book and discusses wh...
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